|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,319 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Butler University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 12,937 applications and 9,406 students were granted admission. Butler University is at the #71 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 81% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 49% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1060 to 1268|
|ACT||25 to 30|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Butler University's tuition was $37,400 for all students regardless of residency (39.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of Butler University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 15% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,280 (which is 2.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Butler University in 2016-2017, was 548, which is 54% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,777 (which is 2% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Butler University has enrolled a total of 5,095 students (4,644 students full-time and 451 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,095 students, 85 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and 4,290 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 805 for graduates studies.
Black/African American: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Butler University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||25%||279|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||14%||159|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||8%||94|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||7%||76|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||4%||42|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||19|
|Mathematics And Statistics||1%||10|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Butler University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Butler University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $42,400. Last year, out of the total 1,000 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 950 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,266 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,190 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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